News Articles on 'Upper GI/Hepatobiliary Surgery'
Mangaluru: KMC Hospital performs surgery on malpositioned gall bladder
This surgery was performed by Dr Satyanarayana N, gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and minimally invasive surgeon, KMC Hospital, that put an end to the suffering of the patient from the past one year. The patient came to KMC Hospitals with complaints of ...
Published: 09 Feb 2018
Hawkins named chief of hepatobiliary-pancreatic and GI surgery
William Hawkins, MD, a noted pancreatic cancer surgeon, has been named chief of the Section of Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery, and the Neidorff Family and Robert C. Packman Professor at Washington University School of Medicine in St ...
Published: 22 Nov 2014
Cottage Opens New Pediatric Surgery Clinic
Kanard, who has been appointed as chief of pediatric surgery. The Pediatric Surgery Clinic, 5333 Hollister Ave., Goleta, provides expertise in gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, thoracic, congenital anomaly, trauma, emergency, endocrine, oncology ...
Published: 23 Jan 2018
Dr. M. Raashid Sheikh joins Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare
M. Raashid Sheikh, MD, a board certified surgeon who specializes in hepatobiliary, pancreatic and upper gastrointestinal surgery, has joined the cancer care team at Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare. Dr. Sheikh's clinical expertise includes treating benign and ...
Source: USA Patch
Published: 16 Jul 2015
Doctor performs first-ever liver resection with robotic surgery system
“Robot-assisted surgery was determined to be the best course of ... of surgeons has extensive clinical experience in surgeries of the pancreas, hepatobiliary system, gastrointestinal tract, and tumors of the esophagus, stomach and small bowel, as well ...
Published: 13 Apr 2019
Borns: Breakthrough and Prospect of AI-Powered Minimally Invasive Surgery
The laparoscopic minimally invasive surgery robots are currently the most popular ... out in more than 800 hospitals in 33 countries around the world, covering gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, urology, obstetrics and gynecology, cardiology, and thoracic ...
Source: PR Newswire
Published: 03 Jul 2018
Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Steven Strasberg, MD, has received the Lifetime Achievement Award/Gold Medallion of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA) for his numerous contributions to the field of hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery.
Published: 27 Jul 2012
PCH/FMC welcomes Dr. Li, general surgeon
He has a great interest in minimally invasive surgery, including basic and advanced laparoscopic ... cholecystectomy (gallbladder), as well as conventional gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary (liver/gall bladder/bile ducts), thyroid, and breast surgeries.
Published: 15 Aug 2015
Wichita Surgical Specialists expands with new service line
Some of his surgical interests include hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, esophageal and gastrointestinal surgery, endocrine surgery, melanoma and sarcomas, advanced laparoscopic surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC). Ahmad ...
Source: The Business Journals
Published: 10 Oct 2016
Tumor in liver blocking bile duct causing frequent jaundice removed
Dr. Satyanarayana N, Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgeon, KMC Hospital Mangaluru, who performed the surgery said: The patient had already entered a very complicated stage due to the prolonged symptoms and bacteria in blood. The operation lasted for ...
Published: 16 Feb 2016
Two tumours weighing over 1 kg each removed from Tanzanian patient
Vivek Mangla, Consultant Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgeon, said only about five per cent of all cases of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) occur in the rectum. The surgery was planned after targeted therapy for three months failed to achieve ...
Published: 07 Feb 2018
Tanzanian man gets surgery to remove huge tumour
Head of the operating team, Dr Vivek Mangla (consultant gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgeon), SGRH, said there were many challenges in the case and a simultaneous surgery for the complete removal of both the tumours in one go was deemed the best ...
Source: The Tribune
Published: 06 Feb 2018
Arun Shourie launched 3rd edition of Gyan Burman liver unit report
New Delhi , June 18 : India's leading Health and wellness research organization Gyan Burman Liver Unit led by Industrialist and philanthropist Mr. Pradip Burman and renowned Indian Gastrointestinal ... eponymous fellowship in hepatobiliary surgery for ...
Source: New Kerala
Published: 18 Jun 2018
Healthwise: Peritoneal mesothelioma: What is it?
Dr. H. Richard Alexander Jr., MD, FACS, is the chief surgical officer and member of the Gastrointestinal Hepatobiliary Oncology Program at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Alexander, who is also a professor of surgery at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson ...
Published: 09 Apr 2018
Renowned cancer surgeon, Dr. George Salti, joins Edward Cancer Center.
George Salti, MD, FACS, renowned surgical oncologist and Associate Professor of Surgery at the University ... breast cancer, gastrointestinal and esophageal cancer, pancreatic cancer, hepatobiliary cancer and endocrine tumors. In addition, Dr. Salti ...
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published: 17 Apr 2013
Patients with gastrointestinal tumors at higher risk of other cancers
Specifically, patients with GIST are more likely to develop other sarcomas, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, carcinoid tumors, melanoma, colorectal, esophageal, pancreatic, hepatobiliary ... Sciences. "Patients with gastrointestinal tumors at higher risk of ...
Source: Science Daily
Published: 01 May 2015